Originally published in Compass, October 31, 2013
PBP staffers take home awards at MPA conference
The Penobscot Bay Press newspaper company recently won four awards at the Maine Press Association fall conference in Bar Harbor on Saturday, October 26.
Reporter Anne Berleant was awarded a third place News Photo from a Castine Fourth of July celebration and publisher Nat Barrows took second place with an editorial titled “Creating a climate of the possible”—both in the Castine Patriot.
Reporter Jessica Brophy took third place in the “Continuing Story” division for work she did covering the lobster industry during the summer of 2012 for the Island Ad-Vantages. She also received a third place award for a photo taken of the Camden Classic racers coming through the Deer Isle thorofare also published in the Ad-Vantages.